In accordance with Virginia Code Section 15.2-2230, at least once every five years the comprehensive plan shall be reviewed by the local planning commission to determine whether it is advisable to amend the plan.
Hanover County has routinely reviewed the plan per the requirements of 15.2-2230 and is now in the process of updating the Comprehensive Plan. The current 2012 Comprehensive Plan was adopted September 11, 2013.
This page is dedicated to keeping citizens informed of the update process and to receive comments and ideas.
During this review process, citizens are welcome to submit proposed changes to the 2012 Comprehensive Plan for consideration. To submit proposed changes to the Comprehensive Plan, complete the Comprehensive Plan Update 2017 Application and send to the email address or to the Planning office location listed on this page.